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  • Updated 10 June 2000
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River Morthond

The river of the Blackroot Vale

Rivers of Gondor

A river that rose under the shadows of the White Mountains (hence its name, meaning 'black root') and flowed approximately south through the lands of Gondor. It flowed into the Ringló above the ancient port of Edhellond.

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